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President Barack Obama, center, tastes some samples as he talks to owner of the Golden Fig Fine Food, Laurie Crowell, left, Thursday, June 26, 2014 in St. Paul, Minn. Crowell, wrote a letter to the Obama detailing the importance of mom and pop shops across the country and invited the President to drop by the shop if he was ever in the area. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

President Barack Obama, center, tastes some samples as he talks to owner of the Golden Fig Fine Food, Laurie Crowell, left, Thursday, June 26, 2014 in St. Paul, Minn. Crowell, wrote a letter to the Obama detailing the importance of mom and pop shops across the country and invited the President to drop by the shop if he was ever in the area. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

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